Regular, free pet care news & advice
We hope you enjoy reading our wide range of pet care news and advice that’s free & updated monthly. In the articles below you’ll find preventative healthcare advice, as well as seasonal, local, and practical tips on how to keep your pets healthy and happy. If you’d like us to email you whenever we update the news then simply sign up below.
Don’t forget that if you have a specific query you can always contact our vets or nursing team.
Flystrike and other summer risks for rabbits & guinea pigs
Guinea pig and rabbit owners can get clued-up with Linsey’s advice on flystrike and other summer risks.
Beware of five common summer dog diseases
Some dog diseases are more common over the summer. Nicola explains how to spot and prevent them.
3 important summer disease checks for cats in Lanarkshire
Read Nicola’s advice about the three cat disease checks you should be doing this summer and why.
How to enrich your rabbit’s life after lockdown
The Avenues Vets’ nursing team is sharing their top enrichment tips for a happy & healthy rabbit after lockdown.
The Avenues Vets’ post-lockdown puppy socialisation checklist
Puppy socialisation is a key part of their early development. Learn how to socialise your puppy post lockdown with our nurses’ advice.
COVID cat concerns: separation anxiety & obesity
Is your cat overweight and anxious due to the COVID pandemic? They could well be. Read our advice.
Share your pet stories with Avenues Vets on social media
Upload photos and stories about your pet, whether a funny anecdote or a heartwarming tale.
Linsey Wallace explains about responsible small furry pet ownership
Responsible pet ownership applies to companions of the small furry variety too. Here are seven things you will need to consider.
Kitten care advice from the team at Avenues Vets
Our tips for bringing up a new feline arrival.
What to put in your rabbit’s first aid kit
Avenues Veterinary Centre’s nursing team advises what your rabbit’s first aid kit should include and why you might need it.